Research

IU4U innovation funding initiative launched

Teams will be able to submit proposals beginning Jan. 13, 2020.


Biochemist Jeff Morgan Selected as 2019 STAT Wunderkind

The national competition celebrates the next generation of scientific superstars.


A culture of safety excellence in research

A look at how the university is prioritizing improving safety in research-focused areas of campus.


Personalized medicine is now a reality

A new center at Primary Children’s Hospital will bring next-generation care to children today, using advanced technologies to understand a child’s unique genetic makeup and offer tailored treatments.


Exploring engineering with high school students

Students from all over the country came to the U to learn about engineering.


Grit, endurance and smarts

How one student is balancing a full-time job and a double major.


Is climate change good for plants?

Could the rising levels of carbon dioxide actually be good for plants?


STEM Barbie

In partnership with National Geographic, forest ecologist Nalini Nadkarni helped develop a product line including Wildlife Conservationist, Astrophysicist, Polar Marine Biologist, Wildlife Photojournalist and Entomologist.


What are the limits of ice?

The smallest nanodroplet of water in which ice can form is only as big as 90 water molecules—a tenth the size of the smallest virus.


Squeezing an electron crystal

Researchers have determined the energy required to add an electron to a Wigner crystal—an ordered crystalline state made of electrons rather than atoms.